For Immediate Release February 01, 2016

Proposed Wine Shipping Bill Needs Amending To Serve Arizona Consumers

—SB 1381 Would Bar Shipment of More than 60% of All Wines Approved for Sale In the United States— (Sacramento, CALIF)—The proposed bill (SB 1381) to reform Arizona’s wine shipping laws is a long needed remedy to the unjustifiable restrictions on the shipment of wine to Arizona consumers. However, without amendment the current legislation will… Read more »

For Immediate Release December 14, 2015

NAWR Addresses New York Governor Cuomo’s Veto of Wine Bill

—National Association of Wine Retailers Join Governor in Calling for Legalization of Interstate Wine Sales by Wine Retailers— (Albany, NY)—The National Association of Wine Retailers (NAWR) expressed its disappointment today that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo choose to veto a popular, bi-partisan bill that would have reigned in an out-of-control State Liquor Authority. At the… Read more »

For Immediate Release December 11, 2015

NAWR Calls for Changes to Delaware Direct Shipping Bill

—National Association of Wine Retailers Issue Statement on Rep. Deborah Hudson’s HB 134— (Dover, DE)—In a statement today the National Association of Wine Retailers’ Executive Director Tom Wark reiterated NAWR’s opposition to Representative Deborah Hudson’s HB 134, a direct wine shipping bill that would severely restrict consumer access to wine as currently written and asked… Read more »